Geotechnical Engineer–Innovative Technology! – Exceptional Reputation!
I currently have an exceptional opportunity available for a Geotechnical Engineer. This engineer must be passionate about the earth and someone with a strong analytical mind and approach to their work. As earthing experts, my client are only interested in the ‘Best in Class’ engineers, who want plenty of responsibility and the right can do attitude. And as the site work is in Pilbara, do not forget your sunscreen.

Company
Based in Perth, who have been well established now for a quarter of a century. They have a strong portfolio of clients working on large mining infrastructure jobs. Focusing on geotechnical input to the development of new or extension of existing heavy haul networks (both road and rail), mine infrastructure including processing and harbor plant foundations, conveyors, pipelines, dams, slopes, airstrips and villages for large primary industry projects. They provide a first-class service to their clients and are proud of the quality of work they do. Their approach to innovation and reliability is unrivalled.

Position – Geotechnical Engineer/Senior Geotechnical Engineer

Main requirements:

• Tertiary qualification in Civil/Geotechnical Engineering.
• Understanding of AS1726 requirements.
• Minimum 5 years of engineering experience.
• Analytical and numerical modelling skills with knowledge of geotechnical software such as from the Geo Studio suite (such as SLOPE/W, SIGMA/W, SEEP/W), PLAXIS 2D/3D, FEAR, FLEA, SLIDE, PIGLET, L-PILE, etc.

The person will support all projects with sound geotechnical skills in:
• Developing geotechnical models based on the results of site investigation.
• Undertaking geotechnical assessment for various structures and providing geotechnical recommendations.
• Providing construction support when required consisting of earthworks and ground stabilization.

Other duties may include:
• Prepare fee proposals.
• Write technical reports including factual, interpretation and site observation reports.
• Assist with geotechnical site investigations including contract implementation, resource management, project management and fieldwork.

The role will predominantly be office based, however the individual may be required to go to site (as needed) so will require a full WA drivers license and be available to travel to site if required.

If this role isn’t right, but you are interested in a confidential discussion please contact Grant on 0477 032 127 or email your updated CV to grant@ssaltd.com.au to register for live roles.

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